What Will Be The Undoing Of The Superhero Movie?

So let's see. According to this Indiewire article, there are 23 comic book movies due out over the next four years. (Well, technically 22, now that Guardians of the Galaxy is out.) That's seven Marvel films, seven from DC, five from the Foxverse of X-Men and the FF, and four Spidey-related movies from Sony. That's… » 8/21/14 12:44pm Yesterday 12:44pm

I'd imagine that Goyer probably worships the ground Gaiman walks on, but would rather make a movie in the vein of the horror/splatterpunk tone of the first dozen issues or so, as opposed to the more complex kind of fantasy the series evolved into after its first year or so. » 8/21/14 6:35am Today 6:35am

This reminds me of the "Descriptive Video Service" feature for the blind that was included on a handful of commercially released DVDs early in the format's history. A narrator would describe the settings, characters, and action during gaps in the actors' dialogue, using stage directions taken from the screenplay. » 8/20/14 5:44pm Yesterday 5:44pm

Trust me, Moon Knight is something really special. I'm sure the new team of Wood and Smallwood will do a fine job with the character, but Ellis and Shalvey really redefined him for the current generation of comics. It's just an amazingly solid and consistent bloc of mostly self-contained stories that doesn't require… » 8/20/14 11:52am Wednesday 11:52am